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  • Support Farmington Valley Farms open during COVID-19

    It’s too early for our farmers market, but you can still support our Farmington Valley Farms (and avoid the grocery store!) Click on the farm’s name for a link to their homepage/website.
    Their farm store is open at 510 Main Street in New Hartford from 12-5pm. Check their facebook page for the latest details.  The farm itself is closed to the public
    They have Sweet Pea Cheese in stock!
    Text orders to 860-294-9812
    Accepting orders for the Easter holiday season.
    Menu is show to the right, as is the contact information.

     

    Offering free delivery!

     

    Sub Edge Farm (from the early years of our market)
    The farm-shop at Sub Edge Farm, 199 Town Farm Road, Farmington, is open Tuesday-Saturday, 10-6. Right now we have our pasture-raised eggs, forest raised pork, stew hens and honey. We also have local milk, cheese, pickles, pasta, jam and other items. CSA shares are also available. More info can be found on our website at subedgefarm.com/csa

     

    The farm is open 7am-7pm
    151 East St., North Granby

     

    Doing curbside pickup, at their 418 Milford Street, Burlington, store, plus delivery for Bristol and Burlington right now. Here is the site for online orders.

     

  • SURVEY: How can the Library help you while we’re closed?

    During these unpredictable times, the Avon Free Public Library is closed to prevent the spread of Covid-19, but we are available online at www.avonctlibrary.info.

    We want you to have access to the information and tools you need, and we want to hear from you:
    What can we do to help you through these times? Please share your thoughts in this quick survey.

    Take Survey

  • Miss music concerts? Stream them from home!

    Qello Concerts is the only place to watch over 1,700 of the most amazing live moments in music. It’s the world’s largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device. It’s like a never-ending concert ticket.

    And now it is available free with your Avon Library card!

    Go to www.rbdigital.com/avonct/service/qello to sign up for your free account

    Watch the world’s largest collection of on-demand full-length performances, concert films, and music documentaries. Stingray Qello transforms your connected devices into the ultimate live concert video experience. Give your favorite headliners a standing ovation from the best seat in the house anywhere, anytime!

    Get your front seat to shows by Queen, Pink Floyd, Paul McCartney, Aerosmith, Carlos Santana, Lady Gaga, Coldplay, Metallica, Eric Clapton, Nirvana, The Rolling Stones, Heart, Beyoncé, Bob Marley, Linkin Park, Bon Jovi, Imagine Dragons, Mumford & Sons, and so many more. Billboard Magazine described Stingray Qello as “A Super-Hip Netflix for Concert Films.”

    You can stream Qello anywhere you have an internet connection. Watch Qello Concerts on your smartphone with Android or Apple apps, on your computer, or on the big screen with Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV,  and more.

  • Tax forms: Federal IRS and State Forms

    Since the library is closed to the public right now, we’re sharing these links to help you find forms during tax season.

    To find a specific federal form, use this link 

    To find forms for a previous year, use this link 

    To ask the interactive IRS assistant a question, click here

    For CT Forms, click here

  • Learn something new while you’re at home!

    The Avon Library has two online learning options: Hoonuit and Universal Class.

    Hoonuit offers on-the-spot training. With over 50,000 two-to-three-minute software and technology training videos on Microsoft, Adobe, Apple and Google products plus all kinds of other career and technical topics, Hoonuit helps you learn what you need to know when you need to know it. See the software products and other topics Hoonuit covers here.

    Universal Class has over 500 online, self-paced continuing education classes in subjects like business, computer training, crafts, health, nutrition, writing and more. Whether you are starting a business, just bought a new camera, or are studying for the US Citizenship test, Universal Class has a class for you. See the course list for Universal Class here.

    An Avon Library barcode is required to register for Hoonuit and Universal Class.  Find these, and all our other online learning resources, on the Learn Online page of our website. For help with these or any of our online resources, please email or call the Reference Desk at 860-673-9712 x203.

     

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